Behavioural and Psychological influences on Boards

Title: Behavioural and Psychological influences on Boards
Authors: Brennan, Niamh
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/6001
Date: Dec-2013
Abstract: Corporate culture and psychological factors are major influences on boardroom decision-making. Cognitive biases, rather than corruption, are the most common source of distorted judgment. Role of chair of board is central to ensuring that subconscious biases do not influence decision-making.
Type of material: Journal Article
Publisher: Chartered Secretaries Canada
Keywords: Corporate governance;Board of directors;Directors;Non-executive directors;Culture;Behavior;Psychology;Bias;Sub-conscious bias;Cognitive bias
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Business Research Collection
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